Sat, Jan 16, 2016, 08:56 AM
Cockfights are taking place unabated despite court's ban. Elected representatives have launched cockfights on the first day of the three-day Sankranti festival. Organisers are conducting cockfights during nights in flood lights. Some organisers have been collecting parking fees from visitors. Punters from AP and other states are betting heavily on cocks. It is learnt that hundreds of crores have been placed on betting.